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stalagmite

noun [C] uk   /ˈstæl.əɡ.maɪt/ us  
a column of rock that rises from the floor of a cave, formed over a very long period of time by drops of water containing lime falling from the roof of the cave
Translations of “stalagmite”
in Spanish estalagmita…
in French stalagmite…
in German der Stalagmit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 石筍…
in Chinese (Simplified) 石笋…
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